Friday Odds and Ends

By Erik Oster 

-The Father Bob Foundation’s “Win Happiness” competition (video above) has an unusual grand prize.

-Content-driven ad network OneSpot has partnered with Time Inc. and Meredith’s branded content studios, among others.


-ShurTech Brands LLC, best known for its Duck Tape brand duct tape has contracted with Pittsburgh agency Brunner for digital marketing assignments on a project basis, following a two month review.

-Healthcare communications company LNNS announced the appointment of Ellen Fields as its first Chief Sharing Officer, tasked with leveraging “the principles of the sharing/collaborative economy to get ahead of the rapidly changing needs of pharma clients.”

Adweek keeps you in the loop on “Accounts in Review.”

-Uber’s latest scandal has made a dent in its brand.

-WCRS launched a global campaign for King’s Candy Crush Soda Saga.